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FOX Business
Jan 10, 2013 9:20am EST
president obama get reelected, perhaps he would not be the father of the year. i suspect at that he is the father of the year because he played such a big role in getting president obama reelected. and that's just my position. >> yeah. stuart: a bit like the nobel prizes, al gore got a nobel peace prize for the environment because he opposed george bush. i mean, you win these prizes for political reasons not for actually be the recipient of a valid prize. >> that's true, but in a case like this, people's reactions are going to be huh? say what? >> there you go. >> make it somebody that people don't have mouths agape when you declare who it is. stuart: we wanted charles to have opinion on this, charles payne, he was supposed to be here. where is he, any idea where charles is? ah, he was on the fox news channel, wait a second. do i hear the man? yes, charles, enter. charles: can i come in. >> yea, welcome. stuart: you've got a mic on. charles: i do a have mic on. stuart: 20 seconds to tell me your opinion of bill clinton father of the year. charles: i don't like the awards going to th
Current
Jan 9, 2013 5:00pm PST
obama has an another four years to do what he wants but is that four more years or 16 months. um, hello. these ugly stains are ruining my good looks and style. and good luck using that cleaner. excuse me, miss ? he's right. those are tough hard water stains, and that cleaner's not gonna cut it. truth is, 85% of us have hard water and many don't even know it. you need lime-a-way. lime-a-way is specially formulated to conquer hard water stains. it's 4 times more effective at removing lime scale than the leading bathroom cleaner. see the lime-a-way difference or your money back. >> john: welcome back. thus far we've been discussing what president obama would like to get done in a second term, but as we know in washington, d.c. the best laid plans of parties and presidents tend to get distorted obstructed misrepresented, demonized, go afoul and askance. how does he go about his second term agenda? with us is reid epstein along with glen thrush wrote an excellent piece about this topic, why obama is picking fights with congress. reid, thank you for joining us tonight. happy new year.
NBC
Jan 9, 2013 11:00pm EST
inauguration this year. at last >> beyonce sang "at last" at president obama's first inaugural ball in 2009. this year she will be back performing the national anthem at the president's swearing in ceremony. kelly clarkson will sing, my country 'tis of thee. james taylor will perform america the beautiful. organizers say the president personally selected those performers. >> coming up on news 4 at 11:00 -- next step for d.c. investigators after a ferry crashed into a dock in new york sending passengers flying into the air. >> a dog struggling to stay afloat after falling into a frozen lake. see how the dramatic rescue unfolded. >> a rare find inside a local >>> firefighters came to the res kus of cue of a dog in distress. firefighters used a long rope to get to the dog and pull him out once he was back on solid ground he seemed fine getting right on his feet and shaking off the cold water. >>> capin and the crew of a ferry that crashed into a dock in new york city. will talk with investigators from the national transportation safety bureau tomorrow. that ferry was arriving in lower manhatta
Current
Jan 10, 2013 3:00pm PST
the right wing use of the filibuster around gun safety. >> obama is entering his fifth year in the office. he has not been able to nominate--confirm, a single head to the atf. that's probably the most dramatic example of the gun lobby using the filibuster to block reform. >> jennifer: the irony of all that is so amazing. lee fong. thank you for coming inside "the war room" again. contributing writer for the nation. a good book being put to good use. where president obama will be placing his left hand when he raises his right on inauguration day. and brett erlich and i both love new jersey's republican governor although sadly for very different reasons. >> coming up, chris christie is on the cover of "time" magazine, and he is not happy about it. don't go away. hershey's simple pleasures chocolate. 30% less fat, 100% delicious. >> jennifer: all right, time to see how things are faring in the frying pan of the progressive fire. for that we'll go down to los angeles and welcome in the host of the "the young turks." cenk august, uygur, how are you doing today? >> cenk: i'm doing great.
MSNBC
Jan 10, 2013 2:00pm EST
people. >>> plus, president obama will take the oath of office using two historic bibles this year. we will reveal the or jins of those bibles. it's one of the things we thought you should know. >>> michael and mia are keeping an eye on their inventory. they're always ready for customers who order seed bombs from their company visual lingual. strong relationships with suppliers and knowing clients' habits help them maintain a balanced inventory. ♪ you know my heart burns for you... ♪ i'm up next, but now i'm singing the heartburn blues. hold on, prilosec isn't for fast relief. cue up alka-seltzer. it stops heartburn fast. ♪ oh what a relief it is! woman: what do you mean, homeowners insurance doesn't cover floods? [ heart rate increases ] man: a few inches of water caused all this? [ heart rate increases ] woman #2: but i don't even live near the water. what you don't know about flood insurance may shock you -- including the fact that a preferred risk policy starts as low as $129 a year. for an agent, call the number that appears on your screen. has oats that can help lower chole
SFGTV2
Jan 10, 2013 12:00am PST
appointed by president obama a little more than two years ago to be united states attorney and it is my incredible honor to represent the president, the obama administration here in the northern district of california. welcome to the stop bullying summit. i'm a federal prosecutor so it may seem odd that here we are talking about bullying and we asked all of you to be here and i want to explain the origin of that and why this happened. you people, everybody in this room, has been involved in this issue and is doing incredible work on this issue and we were so honored to be a part of it and to meet with all of you and to speak with you about it. the origin is that as the united states attorney, the administration wants me, wants all the united states attorneys, to go out into the community. it's actually a very different role for the united states attorney is envisioned by this administration. this administration, the president, attorney general holder, they want the u.s. attorneys to go out into the attorney to talk to the communities in our district to understand what the issues a
CBS
Jan 10, 2013 5:00pm EST
down here for the inauguration project this year. >>> well, it is official. president obama today nominated his chief of staff to be the next treasury secretary. if confirmed, he was considered a top budget expert, but a tough bargainer and closely involved in those negotiations with conges, congress. now, if we don't have any snow around here because the temperature is 75 degrees. we'll take you through it here. >> that's a long way, yes. how pretty is it when it snows in that city? it is kind of like it's snowing in south georgia. >> are those palm trees? >> yes, sir. those are pretty much palm trees. look at them coming down as that is just beautiful. they had anywhere from one in some spots, four inches. now, that's very nice. look at that. wow. okay. let's take a live look outside. and we're looking down wisconsin avenue towards the southwest. there is the sun about to set. see the clouds have rolled in here. the live michael and son weather cam. we'll show you what happened over the day as we have had a lot of sunshine, in fact, it was pretty much clear as a bell early today
ABC
Jan 10, 2013 6:00pm EST
broken in the future. >> u.s. troops are expected to leave afghanistan by the end of next year. today's meeting comes one day before karzai meeting with president obama at the white house. >> metro is looking at its security, specifically on buses. in the wake of a shooting incident last december that left a young mother dead and her daughter wounded. brown was shot to death while she was boarding a bus. her 23-month-old daughter was shot in the face but survived. authorities say the child's father later killed himself. police say that they caught the man who stole two police cruisers last month. they are both charged with grand larcenyny. the cruisers were stolen within days of each other. a missing shotgun and mobile computer remains unaccounted for. >> the coast guard is holding hearings to investigate the sinking of a tall ship during hurricane sandy. it sank about 90 miles southeast of north carolina. two people including the captain were killed and 14 others survived after escaping in lifeboats. >> no pictures like that around here, thank heavens. >> nice and quiet weathe
CNN
Jan 9, 2013 5:00pm PST
the flu in the city. that is more than what they faced in last year's flu season. >>> president obama plans to nominate jack lu. that announcement is expected this week.. that announcement is expected this weee. that announcement is expected this weew. that announcement is expected this week. the board says the reasons behind that decision will become clear through court filings in the coming weeks. >>> dallas maverick's owner has been fined $50,000 over a tweet. he tweet thad he failed miserableably in his attempt to fix the officiateing in his league. he has been fined millions of dollars as a team owner. >> coming up. theory dick list is next. stion. every day. when you have the most advanced tools, you want to make something with them. something that helps. helps safeguard our shores. helps someone see through a wall of fire. helps those nowhere near the right doctor stand a chance. ... feeling in the extremities ? no. technology can do that. who can tell me the third life cycle stage of the frog ? it can take a sick kid to school. nathan. tadpole. and help ensure a constant suppl
ABC
Jan 10, 2013 11:00am PST
released this photo of the pot right there which filled dozens of bags. >> president obama makes his pick for treasury secretary and why the nominee is promising to work on his penmanship. >> a concern about this year's flu season: could the nation be running out of flu stop. >> and this pod of whales has been trapped by ice in >> public health officials are concerned about the nation's supply of flu vaccine with the worse problem in a decade. more than 128 million of the supply have been used and 29 states report higher-than-normal cases and health officials are concerned because we are just now entering the height of the flu season. the early onset and severe strain or reasons for the difficult season affecting the nation. >> governor brown has declared an end to california's budget deficit. he has the state budget proposal an hour ago. the big winner in the budget plan is public education which will get more than $2.5 billion extra to fund k-12 and community college education. the uc and csu systems get an additional $250 million each. it calls for change to the program that transfers
NBC
Jan 10, 2013 4:00pm EST
during that time. >> president obama's inauguration drew a record crowd. this year officials expect to see 600 to 800 thousand people. attendants which tends to be smaller. in 2005 former president george w. bush attracted about 400,000 people. >> a lot of the final planning takes place after the election, to think about planning a wedding in three months. >> the president will take the oath of office, and assembly stands alonged parade route. several parties are already sold out. mehmmorabilia is already flying off the shelf. >> i have an obama mug. >> i think i'll get my son a t-shirt. >> and this line will soon grow. >> it's only the second time that an inauguration has coincided with the martin luther king holiday. that could contribute to the crowds. this weekend organizers will hold a dress rehearsal. and click on our locals guide. >>> well, some of it has to do with your eyes. next the facial characteristics that could determine how much people trust you. pif you're living with moderate to severe crohn's disease, and it feels like your life revolves around your symptoms, ask you
NBC
Jan 10, 2013 11:00am EST
only in no-doc loans are banned and limits placed on tease irrates that balloon after a few years. this afternoon, president obama is expected to nominate jack lew to be his next treasury secretary replacing tim geithner. lew is currently white house staff and he's known as a tough bargainer and was involved in the debt ceiling with congress back in 2011 and, of course, the recent fiscal cliff talks. republicans aren't excited about the pick but it's unlikely they'll be blocking that nomination. keith, back to you. >> all right. thanks hampton. >> you got it. >>> we introduced you to a wonderful young man who was really hoping a family would come forward to adopt him after his appearance on "wednesday's child" last spring. we think the right family didn't happen to be watching so we want you to have an opportunity to meet ronald again. there was a chef's coat and an apron and finally, the making ronald ready for his first real lesson in cooking. >> you ever worked with pan he ta before? >> this chef of the art institute of washington's culinary school was giving ronald, an aspirin
FOX News
Jan 10, 2013 3:00pm PST
taxes on all taxpayers set by law to take effect january 1. mr. obama never considered letting it happen agreeing to let them rise on the 1%. although he let a two-year cut in social security payroll taxes expire as scheduled. weak growth is lower tax receipt. given the liberal views mr. lew and the president left themselves no good option for dealing with the dilemmas. mr. lew could make a start by telling the truth about taxes. but will he? bret? >> bret: brit, we talked about it before about the word "default" tossed around when talking about the debt ceilin ceiling. why do you think that the word is being kind of loosely used in this framework? >> default traditionally understood means failure to make payment on your debt. on your national debt. those payments account for 6% of the federal spending. tax receipt which would continue after a breach of the debt ceiling account for 60%. so they would overwhelmingly be plenty of money to make payment on the national debt. you will hear default on our obligations. that is a loose and slippery term which means that the government wou
FOX News
Jan 10, 2013 6:00pm EST
women leafing after four years on the job. bret? >> bret: james, thank you. president obama granted legislation to grant lifetime secret service for former presidents and their wives. after 1997 so that means himself and george w. bush reversing a 1994 law that ended protection for presidents ten years after leaving office. >>> west virginia democratic senator joe manchin says he will lead a new group aiming to get congress to get the country's needs ahead of politics. former utah republican for and presidential candidate john hunts man will be the co-chairman of no labels. the organization will host event next weekbe featuring other lawmakers with reputations as problem-solvers. joe biden says he can find common ground with the nra in an effort to reduce gun violence. the nra says it's not so sure. we'll talk about it with the fox all-stars when we return. this is $100,000. we asked total strangers to watch it for us. thank you so much. i appreciate it. i'll be right back. they didn't take a dime. how much in fees does your bank take to watch your money? if your bank takes more mon
NBC
Jan 10, 2013 4:30am PST
sentenced to at least 30 years in prison last october. >>> new this morning, president obama is expected to announce his nomination for the next secretary of treasury later today. he's expected to pick current white house chief of staff jack lew. he served as budget director under bill clinton and has been considered the front runner to replace the departing treasury secretary. the 57 year old got his first taste of washington politics in 1973 as a legislative aide. the president has another spot to fill on his cabinet. secretary of labor stepped down yesterday. "the los angeles times" speculates that she left her post to prepare for a run on the l.a. county board of supervisors. that election happens next year. >>> the impact of this year's flu virus being felt had hospital emergency rooms across the country. in boston a public health emergency has been declared with more than 700 cases so far this month alone. flu shots are now being offered for free. the number of doctor visits in boston has doubled in the past four weeks. it is said to be so crowded emergency rooms are turni
Comedy Central
Jan 9, 2013 7:00pm PST
america's use of torture in movies. [ laughter ] not in reality. way back in 2009 president obama decided against an investigation. and a criminal investigation ended last year with no charges and no public report. and that's how it should be. because remember, nation, when it comes to actual torture, "what you don't know won't hurt you." [ laughter ] and if you do know, we will hurt you until you tell us what you know. [ laughter ] but this is more important than reality. this is the movies, where americans learn their history. [ laughter ] that's how i learned that slavery was bad, and lincoln was killed by a vampire. [ laughter ] again daniel day lewis is a genius. he will be missed. [ laughter ] the key question is not whether torture led to bin laden, but whether it will lead to oscarrrrrr! [ laughter ] because this movie is racking up the praise. last night it won the new york film critics most movie award. and my erstwhile guest bigelow somehow found time to attend that function, saying "depiction is not endorsement, and if it was, no artist could ever portray inhumane practices; n
FOX
Jan 10, 2013 6:00am EST
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ABC
Jan 10, 2013 12:00pm EST
more. >> new year, a new cabinet. the obama administration shuffle continues. today president obama will nominate jack lew for treasury secretary. currently the chief of staff steps into the job at a very critical time. his experience as an administration insider and budget grew will be quickly put to the test. -- budget guru will quickly be put to the test. lawmakers me to address the automatic spending cuts they put off in order toch a last- minute fiscal cliff deal. lew may be getting a lot of attention for this his signature that will soon be put on newly-printed money. >> are you working on his signature? >> not that i am aware of. >> this is also drawing criticism. for the first time in years, all the cabinet positions will be held by men. john brennan at the cia and john kerry secretary of state. "the new york times" published this photograph yesterday. only men are visible. the white house fired back. >> women serve a key position and policy here as they do in the administration. overall 43% of his appointees have been women, including two high-profile supreme court justices
MSNBC
Jan 10, 2013 12:00am EST
called no girls allowed, and why the obama administration needs hormone therapy. rosa brooks is a national security law professor at georgetown. she spent two years working for michelle flournoy at the pentagon. great to see you. thanks for your time. >> glad to be here, rachel. >> in terms of the raw numbers, the obama administration is roughly equivalent to the clinton administration in terms of female appointees. it is doing better than the bush administration. but you feel like they're worthy of some criticism on this subject? >> oh, i hold president obama to a pretty high standard. i would like to think after the eight years of the bush administration, we could do a little better than the clinton administration, not just go back to the clinton administration. although i have to say, if i were valerie jarrett and i were about to go off the fiscal cliff, i would hide behind jay carney too. >> on the issue of michelle flournoy, you're not totally objecting on this. she is highly regarded in washington, not just by you, but by pretty much everybody in the defense establishment. w
KOFY
Jan 10, 2013 11:30am PST
dozens of bags. >> president obama makes his pick for treasury secretary and why the nominee is promising to work on his penmanship. >> a concern about this year's flu season: could the nation be running out of flu stop. [ female announcer ] this is a special message from at&t. [ male announcer ] it's no secret that the price of things just keeps going up. [ female announcer ] but we have some good news. it's our bundle price promise. [ male announcer ] a price you can definitely count on, for two whole years. from at&t. [ female announcer ] a great price for a great triple-play bundle. [ male announcer ] call now. bundles with u-verse tv, internet and home phone start at $89 a month. now get the same great price for two years. [ female announcer ] switch today and get a total home dvr included, free for life. [ male announcer ] you get reliable, high speed internet on our advanced digital network. choose from speeds up to 24 megs. [ female announcer ] and with u-verse tv you can record four shows at once on your total home dvr and play them back in any room. [ male announcer ]
CNN
Jan 10, 2013 8:00am PST
used it 298 times in eight years if anyone thinks that president obama has used it more. nope, only 144 times in just four years. jeffrey toobin, thank you. it is good of you to clear that up. take a look at this. you see the numbers. those are all of the president's orders. the executive orders by face, name, and number. so you can make your decisions as you will when people say ruling by fiat means. it doesn't mean the government is coming to take your a.k. out of your hands. >>> i want to give you a post script, walmart declined the invitation to meet with vice president biden's panel. then, abrupt switching of gears. christine romans breaking that on the air yesterday. they accepted the invitation and now the nation's largest firearms retailer says its representative is going to meet with attorney general, eric holder but not vice president biden himself. there you go. >>> another piece of news that is making very big headlines. silent killer sweeping across the country now. after a mild season last year, the flu is back this time with a vengeance. the centers for disease contro
FOX News
Jan 10, 2013 6:00am PST
steamed that lew appeared before congress two years ago and testified that president obama's budget would not add to the national debt. sessions says and this is a quote. at this time of unprecedented slow growth, high unemployment and huge deficits we need a secretary of treasury that the american people, the congress, and the world will know is up to the task of getting america on the path to prosperity, not the path to decline. jack lew is not that man. if lew's nomination is successful his signature will go on all new u.s. dollar bills. this is what it looks like right now. we don't know if congress or the president will ask him to clean it up, martha. martha: we would imagine that it will probably improve a little bit. do we know why hilda soliz, the secretary of labor is stepping down. >> reporter: she says she made the decision to step down spending time over christmas and new years with her family in california. she actually sent a letter to department of labor employees yesterday and part of it says at daughter of parents who worked in factories, paid their union dues and a
CSPAN
Jan 10, 2013 7:00am EST
four, five years, because the hispanic population only voted for obama. that kind of sets up a much more friendly environment to talk about the issues. host: fawn johnson, correspondent with national journal, we're focusing the "washington journal" this morning on issues surrounding immigration. later on, we'll talk to some reporters as well as folks on both sides of the issue right here on n washington, d.c. our first phone call is from ryan in texas on our democrats line. hi, ryan. caller: yes, how you doing? host: good. caller: i would like to say, they're not going to enforce the immigration laws. some of the people that i know out with these charges, that they're not going to follow immigration rules, just some of these guys that got these crack charges and trying to get back to their families. host: you're talking about drug charges? ok. let's go to trevor in arlington, virginia, on our independent line. hi, trevor. caller: hello. how you doing? host: good morning. caller: basically the premise of my question is, you know, everybody involved in deciding what's going to happen
CNBC
Jan 10, 2013 1:00pm EST
and associates appeal award two years in a row. ♪ >>> president obama getting ready to name his choice for treasury secretary. we will hit it live in about 15 minutes. and see why some are so concerned about the choice and it has nothing to do with his squigly signature, sue. >> indeed, it does not, ty. it has been a tough day for shareholders right now down at $60.50. after holiday sales came in at the low end of expectations. it was $992 plilon worldwide. u.s. same store sales were the weakest dropping 2% p european sales were flat. asia was a bright spot with comparable sales increasing 7%. tiffany now saying its annual earnings will come in at the low end of its previous guidance and the street is punishing it for that today, ty. >> thank pup teen retailers, reporting holiday sales figures and here is how they are tried trading right now. here is a look . courtney reagan is on the retail beat. court? >> as with teens, the stocks can be a little fickle. three releasing holiday results today. each tell a different story. the teen retailer lowering its quarterly guidance. compe
NBC
Jan 10, 2013 4:30am EST
scheduled to meet with president obama tomorrow. >>> today a former d.c. police police officer will be sentenced for shooting multiple people. kenneth fur faces sever years in prison for the bizarre incident in august of 2011. he was convicted for soliciting a transgender woman for sex outside a cvs in northwest washington. when she refused he became angry and allegedly threatened her and one of her friends with a gun. a few minutes later, fur confronted them, jumped on the hood of their car and shot through the windshield, hitting three people. all the victims suffered non-life-threatening injuries. >>> this morning a d.c. police officer is under arrest for sexually abusing a child. according to investigators, officer wendell palmer is charged with first-degree child sexual abuse for incidents that happened when the accuser was a juvenile. police have not said how old the victim is now or when the alleged incidents happened. this morning, weekend sell on paid admin-- wendell is is paid administrative leave. >>> former penn state football coach jerry sandusky appears in court this morn
CNBC
Jan 9, 2013 7:00pm EST
the baseball hall of fame this year, nobody. we're going to ask someone who actually had a vote about the whole subject. >>> and later, president obama is about to nominate jack liu for treasury secretary. i say it's a terrible idea. what do big names like steve forbes and howard dean say? we're going to ask them. i suspect sparks will fly. and don't forget, folks, free market capitalism is the best path to prosperity. somebody's got to teach that to jack liu. we'll be right back. ♪ you know my heart burns for you... ♪ i'm up next, but now i'm singing the heartburn blues. hold on, prilosec isn't for fast relief. cue up alka-seltzer. it stops heartburn fast. ♪ oh what a relief it is! fiber one. uh, forgot jack's cereal. [ jack ] what's for breakfast? um... try the number one! yeah, this is pretty good. [ male announcer ] over a third of a day's fiber. fiber one. [ male announcer ] over a third of a day's fiber. excuse me, sir i'm gonna have to ask you to power down your little word game. i think your friends will understand. oh no, it's actually my geico app...see? ...i jus
CNBC
Jan 10, 2013 4:00am EST
. so growth, the fiscal side and the monetary side are not going to get more qe we think this year to off set austerity. we've bought nearly 375 billion. >> target? >> 152 or roughly on cable. 88 in euro/sterling. we've bought nearly 375 billion. >>> you're watching "worldwide exchange." president obama is expected to tap jack lew to lead the u.s. treasury, replacing timothy geithner. >>> chinese exports blow past expect ages in december, rising 14% on the year while raising expectations for next week's gdp reading. >>> investors are still cautious ahead of interest rate decisions in europe with neither the ecb nor the bank of england seen changing their stance. >>> plus, europe successfully places medium and long-term bonds for spain in its first auction of the year. >>> if you've just joined us stateside, futures, the dow at the moment currently 38 points above fair value, the nasdaq is 9 points above fair value and the s&p 500 is just over 5 points above fair value. european stocks have been cautious throughout the morning. we've just hit the session high. the ftse cnbc global 300
MSNBC
Jan 10, 2013 3:00am PST
, "president obama's personnel strategy has changed over the years. when he first took office, his hiring choices were notable for the wide net he cast. but after that initial burst of hiring, obama has shown a clear preference for what some allies call line-of-sight promoting. what they mean is the president likes to promote people in his direct line of sight. it makes sense for the president to prize past experience and a proven ability to get along with his team. but viewed together, the appointments have become very strange, and a frequent source of speculation among democratic insiders. the fact is the white house has not name an actual actual to their economic team since taking office." ezra, is this a big problem for the president? >> it's hard to say if it's a big problem. i think it's become an increasing problem. and it's just become to some degree increasingly strange. as i say in the piece, there's not any one of these appointments you could look at and say well, that didn't make sense. jack lew makes sense at treasury. it made sense to replace peter orszag, gene spurling and
MSNBC
Jan 10, 2013 6:00am EST
years. >> the obama said i've read all the literature of overreach in second terms. it doesn't seem like the problem is overreach in second terms, it's getting tired, it's entropy. >> you look at reagan's focus in '82, '85, '86, they were missing things. when they went to europe, they were shopping for mercedes instead of figuring out whether ronald reagan went to ss cemeteries. same thing with george w. bush's people. by 2005, 2006, post-katrina, post-war, there was just such fatigue in that white house. i think it's just sheer exhaustion. you've been an executive. the second term has to be a lot tougher than the first on any level. >> you've got to push back and fight, and it comes from the leader. if the leader looks tired, if the leader looks disinterested, i think everybody takes the cue. but i think circumstances -- the challenges that we face on a relatively short time line are going to make this second term different. i mean, we've got to do something about the debt, and it has to be real, and he has to lead. and then we've got to do something about guns, immigration, energy. the
CSPAN
Jan 9, 2013 8:00pm EST
: yeah, we are not seeing a republic president for another 11 or 12 years. obama has to finish out his term and hillary is going to take another eight years. rubio will help for the republicans but he is cuban and the latinos are not going to go for mexicans and latinos. you have to remember the cubans had kennedy and the russians and all that. the latinos will not follow you as they would a real latino. >> host: what was your first about speaker boehner? >> caller: he needs to have a republican presidents to have any help. >> guest: it's a very fair point. one of the real problems right t right now is in the republican party and even within the conservative movement. so many people were banking on mitt romney winning the presidential election and so much of what we have seen on plan b in the house on the fiscal cliff and senate and the house is a reaction of not having the power everyone expected or hoped for coming out of the 2012 election so there's a real question on what is moving forward. your question about hispanic vote is an interesting one because beyond all these fiscal
Current
Jan 10, 2013 3:00am PST
as you go into this final four years of the obama presidency. >> it is something. the new nominees are the story right now. he obviously has -- some women in the cabinet. he's got kathleen sebelius and janet nap napolitano but the team so far has been white men. that's a problem for them. that's probably going to change real soon. >> peter: i think it's interesting yesterday when the administration confirmed that eric holder, kathleen sebelius were going to stay on as a second term, no mention of napolitano in that list. dan, are we ready for the oscar nominations? >> we do have them. >> peter: oscar nominations we've been promising all morning. >> came in from hollywood. best actor nominees include daniel day-lewis denzel washington, hugh jackman bradley cooper and joakim phoenix. >> peter: daniel day-lewis will win that. >> best actress naomi watts jessica chastainer -- and the best picture nominees, beasts. southern wild, silver linings a playbook. zero dark thirty, lincoln, les miserables, life of pi, amore django unchained and argo. >> that's a tough list. >> peter: i usually
MSNBC
Jan 9, 2013 6:00pm PST
president obama to a pretty high standard. i would like to think after the eight years of the bush administration, we could do a little better than the clinton administration, not just go back to the clinton administration. although i have to say, if i were valerie jarrett and i were about to go off the fiscal cliff, i would hide behind jay carney too. >> on the issue of michelle flournoy, you're not totally objecting on this. she is highly regarded in washington, not just by you, but by pretty much everybody in the defense establishment. were you surprised that she didn't get the nod? were you surprised that chuck hagel specifically did? >> i was surprised. i thought it was a fantastic opportunity for president obama to make a historic gesture and nominate the first female secretary of defense. it's one of those situations where it struck me. obviously i am completely biased. but it struck me that the most qualified man for the job was a woman in this particular case. i was also disappointed just that he named chuck hagel, who is an impressive guy who i admire in a lot of ways. bu
CBS
Jan 10, 2013 6:00pm EST
trugsed advisors, he encapsulates the idea of no drama obama. he's a tough negotiator he's pragmatic and he's been around washington, as we've just heard for the last 40 some years. he's one of the preeminent budget experts in this town and has had a street at the table for some of the biggest budget fights over the last three decades. so the president wanted to have somebody at the treasury who he was very close to and who was going to be armed for the fiscal fights ahead. >> woodruff: you at one point in your profile today, you quote david plouffe, the senior advisor to the president saying lew has a quiet ferocity to him. and you cite an incident during the 2011 debt limit fight with the republicans. >> that's right. it was sort of the 11th hour of negotiations and lew came up with the idea of the sequester and at the last minute the republicans came back and said they wanted to attach medicaid cuts to the automatic spending cuts that would be in place if they weren't able to come up with a long term fiscal solution that we now know is the sequester and lew he hadn't sle
NBC
Jan 10, 2013 6:00pm EST
put a price on a. >> he will be honored at the white house in a ceremony later this year. dr. gates received his degrees and ph.d. from mit. he has done postgraduate work at harvard and caltech. tim tooten, wbal tv-11 news. >> coming up, another staff choice on capitol hill. >> president obama's nomination for treasury secretary. >> different, emotional approaches to saturday's showdown. later in sports. >> rain on the horizon. perhaps as early as friday afternoon. we will see how the weekend shapes up. >> just 11 days before his second inauguration, president obama makes another cabinet change. today the president nominated his chief of staff jack lew as the treasury secretary. president obama says that his judgment can be trusted and he can work with both parties. that is the fourth major staffing change made by the president. analysts say he may face tough criticism but is expected to be confirmed. >> now your insta-weather plus 11 forecast with chief meteorologist tom tasselmyer. >> 12 degrees above average for this 10th day of january. it will be warmer than that this weekend.
FOX News
Jan 9, 2013 11:00pm PST
high alert, especially after this. inappropriateness. barack huessein obama. mmmm, mmm, mmm. >> bob: i read my kids for the three first years and then i didn't understand it. it could don't this. third to six grade. are you kidding he? do this! >> dana: you're good at numbers. >> bob: one thing i will say about this. we have five examples here. teachers doing things you don't like. there are three plus million public school teachers in america. i don't want to leave the impression they're all doing this. >> eric: i don't mean to make that impression. but they say sing this song or say let's write --be >> dana: they bought this. why would a third grader think distribute the wealth is interesting? the sub head is understand the distributive property. third graders. >> bob: i don't understand what it is. >> dana: i asked a friend about this today. she has three kids. 13, 11, 7. she sent me something that was interesting good example i didn't tell you about before, bob. it's really funny. in washington, d.c., they can't celebrate thanksgiving anymore. they're not saying don't celebrate tha
CSPAN
Jan 10, 2013 1:00pm EST
action. host: let's hear what president obama had to say. this is when he was on "meet the press" right before the new year, him talking to david gregory. >> i'm asking about time frame, as you well know, your second- term president, even having one re-election, your capital is limited. what is your single priority of the second term? what is the equivalent to healthcare? >> well, there are a couple of things that we need to get done. i've said that fixing our broken i will great system is a top priority -- our broken immigration system is a top priority. i will introduce legislation to get that done. we've talked about it long enough. we know how we can fix it. we can do it in a comprehensive way that the american people support. that's something we should get done. host: president obama on nbc december 30. how much of that, off and on -- fawn johnson, do you hear as a response to the election? guest: well, it's largely a response to the election, but keep in mind that the president made this particular priority before the election, which it's hard to say exactly what drove that
NBC
Jan 10, 2013 7:00am PST
who directed the pilot of "modern family" in 18 episodes. and john levet, obama's speechwriter for four years and before that, hillary clinton and there's so much talent. there was a lot right about this show that drew me in. >> did you model any existing former or first lady? >> it's really a combination. i wanted to make sure. certainly inspired by michelle obama, in that she's modern and has pride in her health and persona. is energetic and present and participatory, but the feistiness of eleanor roosevelt. >> we understand savannah guthrie has a little cameo. >> she does. she kind of tortures my character a bit. >> hard hitting. exactly. >> my character put herself through law school and ran her husband's campaign and got him into the presidency. what they took from my life, i am a classically trained dancer and they brought that to my character. she's like really -- >> let's put it this way. i'm the butt of the joke on that one. >> again? >> exactly. >> jenna elfman, it's a great series, "1600 penn." catch it at 9:30, 8:30 central. thank you. >>> good thrz morning to you. it's
ABC
Jan 10, 2013 5:00am EST
this thursday. >> the year is off to an >> you are watching abc 7 "good morning washington." >> president obama dealing with more cabinet changes. secretary of laborer hilda solis plans to resign. she was the nation's first hispanic labor secretary. the white house released a statement calling derek parr her a tireless champion for working families. president obama is expected to nominate white house chief of staff jack lew as secretary of the treasury. he's known as a tough bargainer. some republicans complained that he has been too unyielding on negotiations. his signature will have to be emblazoned on u.s. dollar bills. but you might not be able to read it because his signature is notoriously illegible. >> virginia governor bob mcdonnell urged lawmakers to implement a long-lasting transportation reforms during his state of the commonwealth address. >> we must reform and invest in transportation and infrastructure or job growth and quality family time will suffer. >> he wants to scrap the gas tax and then increase virginia's sales tax to help raise money for transportatio
MSNBC
Jan 10, 2013 3:00pm EST
under president clinton and obama and helping not only to balance the budget in the '90s but generate a surplus. two years ago, he helped negotiate the budget control act. politico puts it this way. tim geithner was a banking man tapped to handle a banking crisis. jack lew is a budget guy being brought in to handle the government's fiscal disaster. on the hill, a handful of republicans oppose lew's confirmation but survived the process twice in four years at omb director and deputy secretary of state. we have jake sherman here. we're hearing yet another white man added to a cabinet with quite a few white men and dwindling number of females s. the president and the team feeling president to add some more diverse faces to the team? >> they released a photo showing that president obama does, in fact, have female advisers in the inner circle and more opportunities yesterday. solis said she was stepping down from the labor department which she ran since the beginning of the administration. transportation is a role that they've been wishy-washy on whether ray la hood would say and more opport
WETA
Jan 10, 2013 6:00pm EST
violence in america. he wants to give his proposals to president obama by tuesday of next week. he said why it is important act now. >> nothing that has gotten to the heart of the matter more than the visual image of six year-old kids riddle. not shot with a stray bullet, but rattled. >> of the comments came on the same day that a student was shot and wounded at a california high school where another was taken into custody. for more, the vice president was meeting in the white house as we were getting news that there was yet another school shooting, and there is a real sense of urgency that is still there. >> we saw president obama after the shooting a visibly upset, saying he would use the power of his office to act on gun- control and do it quickly. he asked joe biden to convene with a sense of urgency. they had been meeting to move things forward quickly. they want to get in that space while people are still shocked about the killings. the tragic irony is that while he was meeting people and talking about it today, on the west coast, somebody else was firing at a school. >> he w
CBS
Jan 10, 2013 4:30am EST
magazine can carry. >>> president obama wants jack lou to be the next treasury secretary. he's the chief of staff right now. before that the 57-year-old was director of office management and office. he's also a former citibank executive. if confirmed he will replace tim geithner who is stepping down. his confirmation process is not expected to be too difficult. >>> labor secretary hilda salicious resigned her post and is expected to return home to california. she won praise from the labor unions for aggressive enforcement of wage and hourly laws. business groups have criticized her, though, for the same reasons. >>> a d.c. police officer has been arrested and charged with first degree child sex abuse. wendell palmer is a 22-year veteran of the force now on leave pending the outcame of -- outcome of this criminal case. >>> it's happened again in louisa county, virginia. an earthquake. around 6:30, a 2.0 magnitude quake shook the county. it was the epicenter of the huge quake we all felt in august 2011 2011. >>> boston, massachusetts has declared a public health emergency all because
CNN
Jan 10, 2013 2:00am PST
american troop situation in afghanistan after the nato combat mission officially ends next year. tomorrow karzai meets with president obama. >>> all right, so it won't take long to cover the entire list of new inductees to baseball's hall of fame because there are none. one of the big reasons, of course, the steroid era. baseball writers voted to keep roger clemens, barry bonds and sammy sosa out of the hall of fame for now. i think the biggest injustice was to craig biggio. he came the closest. i think next year he'll get in. >>> check out this fan during last night's college basketball game. look, he shoved unlv guard anthony marshall after he stepped out of bounds chasing a loose ball. fortunately the ref was able to restrain marshall and the fan was escorted out of the building. >> not a good idea to shove the players. >> i was wondering if he was heching him get back in but in slow mo it does look like a shove. >>> tone owe soprano's hometown paper says some italian americans are upset at "time" magazine's latest cover which shows governor chris christie in a mug shot-like pose and t
ABC
Jan 10, 2013 6:30pm EST
expand gun rights during president obama's first term, leafizing guns in national parks and on amtrak. the nra has lots of money, $3 million on campaign contributions and lobbying last year alone. how powerful is the nra? remember, they give grades to members of congress. and how many got an a with sticking with them and opposing all gun control? 288 members, the overwhelming majority of congress. it's enough to intimidate democrats, too. just listen to joe biden in 2008. >> barack obama ain't taking my shotgun, so, don't buy that. >> reporter: recent polls suggest an opening for some gun control. a majority now favoring a ban on semiautomatic handguns. but it would be a mistake to think the nra's influence has waned. in the three weeks after the shooting, in newtown, connecticut, they added more than 100,000 new members. diane? >> all right, thank you jonathan karl. and in those three weeks after newtown, now, another school shooting today, at a high school in california. police say a student with a shotgun wounded a 16-year-old he was targeting, then shot at but missed a second stud
MSNBC
Jan 10, 2013 10:00am PST
appointments. that said, the bar is higher at this point. it's years later. women have really emerged as a bigger -- who elected barack obama? men -- a majority of men voted for the republican nominee, mitt romney. it was women what were the target of the obama campaign, and i think women have some expectations to be represented. it's been a long time. it's been at least six years since there's been no woman in those top four jobs, those big four cabinet jobs that are first in line for succession to the presidency, and that are seen as the most powerful policymakers in the president's administration. >> going forward, what about the chuck hagel nomination? you cover the pentagon, elizabeth. ruth, we have all been watching this. the white house does feel confident that they have the votes. this is before the hearings, and you never know what will happen at the hearings. >> this is another baseball quote, but it's never over until it's over, and you have seen in -- you and i have both seen, all of us, enough nominations to know that things can change in an instant with dredged u
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